I shot a few pictures featuring light, Monday night.
Light can be depressing.
Light can show as bright, in courtyards that to us look pitch black. Just turn up the ISO, lower the f-number, and slow down the shutter speed:
Light can leave trails:
Light can show you things we cannot see… to my eyes, this sky was pitch black:
In other words, light can help make your image in more ways than you might at first imagine.
Tip: when shooting and looking for “creative light”, look for:
- Ways to make “what we see as dark” light, or vice versa.
That way, you get intriguing images. Give it a go. The images above took about, what, three minutes. Given half an hour, what could I have come up with? With eyes wide open, a lot.